Friday, November 28, 2003

Sunday, August 03, 2003

Systems Management Glossary

A brief glossary with the key terms in the Systems Management industry can be found here:

Wednesday, July 09, 2003

JBoss Service Partnership Program in the works

Just heard the rumors that the JBoss Group might announce a service partnership program in the near future.
No official word yet. It is exciting to follow how the JBG grows its tentacles and strives among the dinosours in the IT services business.

Saturday, July 05, 2003

Another installment on J2EE Clustering with JBoss: Notification Service

An update of the article unleashing the new clustered services in JBoss 3.2.2.

Tuesday, June 10, 2003

J2EE Clustering with JBoss: Singleton and Scheduler Services

A new article describes two new clustered services in JBoss 3.

Saturday, May 24, 2003

New articles published on by Ivelin

Titles include Interactive Web Applications with XQuery, Portal Syndication: Embedding One Web Site's Functionality in Another, Processing RSS with XQuery, XML Forms, Web Services and Apache Cocoon

List of all articles published by Ivelin on

Wednesday, March 26, 2003

XMLForm servlet toolkit

In response to a number of requests, the Apache Cocoon XMLForm module was extracted as a standalone toolkit.
It will offer an alternative solution for small to mid-size web application projects that do not require the full sophistication of Cocoon.
The project is hosted on SourceForge and may be submitted to the incubator if there is enough interest.

Visit the project home page.

Thursday, January 23, 2003

XQuery Sandbox - Error Handling

The XQuery Sandbox just got friendlier.
It now displays detailed compilation errors in the browser window instead of a blank page.

The official page of the QEXO project wchich powers this sandbox is

Wednesday, January 22, 2003

Free XQuery Sandbox Live

As promised, the XQuery Sandbox is now humbly available for testing fully-functional XQuery scripts.
Please use cautiosly, since it is hosted on a relatively small web server.

A lot of work remains to be done to make the sandbox more user friendly.
At the moment compilation errors will result in blank page when the script is run.
As work progresses, this blog will be updated.

Click here or
the XQuery Hosting link on the left menu to enter the sandbox.


Monday, January 20, 2003

XQuery - CocoonHive will soon host an XQuery sandbox

XQuery is a relatively new initiative by the W3C, which is gaining popularity
despite some initial contraversy and push back from XSLT supporters.

For a brief introduction, see this article by Per Bothner:

I am actively working with Per on his Open Source Implementation - QEXO and will soon
launch a sandbox on this server. It will demonstrate XQuery's feasibility for building real world web applications easier and
faster than it used to be with previous technologies. It will also show how XQuery makes a terrific tool for orchestrating REST Web Services.